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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
3
10
NYY
@CLE
5
9
BOS
@DET
5
4
PHA
@SLB
6
1
CHC
@BRO
10
4
CIN
@BSN
9
10
STL
@NYG
4
9
Tuesday, May 24, 1938,
, Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 6,600, Time of Game: 2:25
Red Sox
5
18-11
 Won 1 
2nd, 2 GB
at Tigers
4
13-16
 Lost 1 
6th, 7 GB
W: Lefty Grove (8-0)
L: Elden Auker (2-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  3   0  0  0   2  0  0    5  5  2
Tigers          1  0  2   0  0  0   0  0  1    4  8  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Doc Cramer CF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .323 .387 .411 .798 2 0 CS
Ben Chapman RF 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .370 .458 .543 1.001 2 0
Joe Vosmik LF 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .301 .348 .431 .779 2 0 2B
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 1 1 3 1 0 5 .349 .462 .697 1.159 13 0 HR
Joe Cronin SS 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .356 .487 .700 1.187 3 3 2B
Pinky Higgins 3B 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .248 .387 .277 .664 0 7 CS
Bobby Doerr 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .218 .301 .307 .608 3 4
Gene Desautels C 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .247 .396 .364 .759 2 0
Lefty Grove P 2 1 0 0 2 1 4 .148 .258 .148 .406 0 1
Team Totals 30 5 5 5 10 3 40 .167 .375 .333 .708 27 15
2B: J Vosmik (9); J Cronin (13).
HR: J Foxx (9).
TB: J Foxx 4; J Cronin 3; J Vosmik 2; D Cramer.
RBI: J Foxx 3 (44); D Cramer (11); J Cronin (16).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Higgins-B Doerr-J Foxx.
E: J Foxx (3); P Higgins (11).
Baserunning
CS: D Cramer (4); P Higgins (2).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Billy Rogell SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .272 .390 .350 .740 4 4
Dixie Walker CF 5 2 4 0 0 0 5 .313 .410 .452 .863 1 0 2·2B
Pete Fox RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .328 .364 .432 .796 1 0 SB
Charlie Gehringer 2B 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .339 .439 .527 .966 2 1
Rudy York LF 3 1 0 0 2 1 5 .244 .387 .467 .854 1 0
Hank Greenberg 1B 3 0 0 0 2 0 5 .277 .443 .604 1.047 12 2
Birdie Tebbetts C 4 0 1 1 1 0 5 .256 .275 .282 .557 4 2
Don Ross 3B 2 0 0 0 3 0 5 .247 .333 .282 .616 1 2
Elden Auker P 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 .000 .071 .000 .071 1 7 SH
   Chet Laabs 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222 .314 .489 .803
   Slick Coffman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0
Team Totals 35 4 8 4 8 1 44 .229 .372 .286 .658 27 18
2B: D Walker 2 (7).
SH: E Auker (1).
TB: D Walker 6; C Gehringer 2; P Fox; B Tebbetts.
RBI: C Gehringer 2 (25); E Auker (1); B Tebbetts (5).
Team LOB: 13.
Baserunning
SB: P Fox (2).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, W (8-0) 9 8 4 4 8 1 0 2.42 44 48
Team Totals 9 8 4 4 8 1 0 4.00 44 48

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Elden Auker, L (2-5) 8 5 5 5 10 3 1 4.93 37 45
Slick Coffman 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.09 3
Team Totals 9 5 5 5 10 3 1 5.00 40 45
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eddie Rommel, 1B - George Moriarty, 2B - (none), 3B - Lou Kolls.
Time of Game: 2:25.
Attendance: 6,600.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Detroit Tigers
1 Doc Cramer CF 1 Billy Rogell SS
2 Ben Chapman RF 2 Dixie Walker CF
3 Joe Vosmik LF 3 Pete Fox RF
4 Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 Charlie Gehringer 2B
5 Joe Cronin SS 5 Rudy York LF
6 Pinky Higgins 3B 6 Hank Greenberg 1B
7 Bobby Doerr 2B 7 Birdie Tebbetts C
8 Gene Desautels C 8 Don Ross 3B
9 Lefty Grove P 9 Elden Auker P

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